|Indymedia Presents #235: Lt. Ehren Watada... give a speech, go to jail. - Pepperspray Productions|
Here's what's on Indymedia Presents #235: The Seattle Times came out with an editorial calling for Watada's conviction. Lt. Watada faces not only charges of missing movement but also several "Conduct Unbecoming" charges stemming from speeches he gave. It has been a while in America since somebody went to jail for giving a speech, but that is the situation with Lt. Watada. Give a speech, go to jail...
Keywords: Watada; FTA tours; war resisters
|War, Prisons & Torture – At Home & Abroad - 100 Days Campaign|
A talk by Matt Meyer, Joanne Sheehan, and Frida Berrigan of the War Resisters League. April 20, 2009, Foundry United Methodist Church, Washington, DC. Part of the 100 Days Campaign.
Keywords: 100 Days Campaign; War Resisters League
|Indymedia US NewsReal December 2007 - Indymedia NewsReal|
On NEWSREAL, people -- not corporations -- make the news! NEWSREAL is a monthly compilation of coverage from citizen journalists (like you!) across the nation. NEWSREAL's goals are to embolden the global movement for social, environmental, and economic justice, strengthen non-corporate communication networks, and to encourage authentic participatory democracy, one community at a time. Strong voices of the people...
Keywords: immigrants; borders; mexico; iraq; war resisters
|War Resisters in Toronto March 17, 2007 - snowshoefilms.com|
WAR RESISTERS SUPPORT: Toronto, March 17, 2007. Part of the 4th anniversary anti-Iraq/Afghanistan march and rally at the U.S. embassy, war resisters and supporters first gathered at the United Steel Workers hall to hear from resisters Jeremy Hinsman et al. Among those speaking: Michelle Robidoux, Phil McDowell, Patrick Hart, Rolf Gerstenberger, Lee Zaslofsky, Carolyn Egan and Tom Riley. (28:30)
Keywords: war; war-resisters; Iraq; soldiers; soldier; concientious; patriot
|Battered by the Pentagon - American Friends Service Committe|
Facts about the reality of military service for women. Strategies for resisting violence against women by the U.S. military.
Keywords: military; u.s; women; Kansas City; Missouri; war resisters
|Sarah Bjorknas (Vancouver BC War Resisters) & Stuart Trew (Council of Canadians) - Reginald Angus Argue (pen name of Angus McLeod www.angus-mcleod.com)|
Sarah Bjorknas and Stuart Trew radio interview by Reginald Angus Argue (pen name of Angus McLeod) on COOP Radio out of Vancouver Canada (CFRO 102.7FM www.coopradio.org).
Keywords: Sarah Bjorknas; Stuart Trew; War Resisters; Vancouver War Resisters; The Council of Canadians; Reginald Angus Argue; Angus McLeod; CFRO; COOP Radio
|Sarah Bjorknas Vancouver War Resisters & Orville Lee Pathfinders Youth Society - Reginald Angus Argue (pen name of Angus McLeod www.angus-mcleod.com)|
Sarah Bjorknas Vancouver War Resisters talking about an upcoming fundraiser for the War Resisters in Vancouver, on June 6 2008, and giving updates on a War Resister, who had returned back to the USA. The second guest, Orville Lee, who was the winner of the 1988 rookie of the year in the Canadian Football League, was talking about his non-profit organization that is called "Pathfinders Youth Society", and how this society has been able to help youth, who have been homeless and had no direction, t...
Keywords: Sarah Bjorknas; Orville Lee; Pathfinders Youth Society; War Resisters; Reginald Angus Argue; Angus McLeod; COOP Radio
|Let Freedom Ring - Resistance in Brooklyn|
Party to celebrate the release of the 912-page anthology, Let Freedom Ring: A Collection of Documents from the Movements to Free U.S. Political Prisoners, edited by Matt Meyer About the book: LET FREEDOM RING: A Collection of Documents from the Movements to Free U.S. Political Prisoners Edited by Matt Meyer Forward by Nobel Peace Laureate Adolfo Perez Esquivel Afterwards by Lynne Stewart and Ashanti Alston PM Press / Kersplebedeb co-publication Let Freedom Ring presents a two-decade sweep of ess...
Keywords: freedom; meyer; ashanti; alston; stewart; prisoners; prisons; political; resistance; brooklyn; jerico; war resisters
|Guantanamo Bay Muslim Army Chaplain James Yee - Indymedia Presents|
2008 International Day of Action to Shut Down Guantanamo with Muslim Army Chaplain James Yee / Martin Luther King Assembly 2005 International Day to Action to Shut Down Guantanamo Downtown Seattle, Washington January 11th, 2008 Featured Speakers: Description of waterboarding read by Maggie Lawless of World Can't Wait (http://www.worldcantwait.net) Chaplain James Yee Former US Army Muslim chaplain who served at Guantanamo Bay http://www.democracynow.org/2006/5/22/ex_guantanamo_chaplain_james_yee_...
Keywords: Guantanamo Bay, James Yee, MLK, Iraq, peace, torture, war resisters, war
|Rag Radio 2011-03-25 / Historian Martin Duberman and Pacifist David McReynolds - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Martin Duberman is the author of dual biography, "A Saving Remnant: The Radical Lives of Barbara Deming and David McReynolds," published in 2011 by The New Press. Duberman is Distinguished Professor Emeritus in the History Department at the CUNY Graduate Center, where he founded the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies. Widely known for his memoir "Cures: A Gay Man’s Odyssey," he was the recipient of the American Historical Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Scholarship...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Martin Duberman; David McReynolds; Pacifists; Socialists; Historians; Gay Men; War Resisters
|Ones de pau (86): Internacional de Resistentes a la Guerra. - Altaveu.org|
Programa de radio per la desmilitaritzacio a Contrabanda FM (91.4 de Barcelona). Bloc-podcast: http://onesdepau.org
Keywords: ones de pau; contrabanda fm; Manual de CampaÃ±as Noviolentas; Pelao Carvallo; Internacional de Resistentes a la Guerra; IRG; Chile; War Resisters International; WRI; noviolencia; servicio militar obligatorio; objecion de conciencia; desobediencia civil; lucha noviolenta; comunidad autogestionada; mujeres soldado
|Insight: "Breaking Ranks" / Asteroid threat? / School psychologist|
"Breaking Ranks" - You'll meet prominent Vietnam War resister Gerry Condon. He's in Sacramento for the showing of "Breaking Ranks," a documentary on Iraq war resisters. Asteroid threat? - A University of California, Davis physics professor recently testified before Congress on near-Earth asteroids. On the next Insight, J. Anthony Tyson tells you about his testimony and how a proposed new telescope, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), will scan the sky for objects that might strike our pl...
Keywords: Gerry Condon; Vietnam War resister; Breaking Ranks; documentary on Iraq war resisters; asteroid threat; near-Earth asteroids; J. Anthony Tyson; UC Davis physics professor; testified before Congress; Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST); school psychology week; Betty Connolly; California Association of School Psychologists; El Dorado County Office of Education; KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio